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Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks!

Hi groze,

Well that's interesting news to say the least. I know I was offered a chance for a second or so to stop chkdsk from running, but I knew it would only run the next time I booted up so I...
Forum: General Discussion 2 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Tinsby
Next time I decide to add or remove folders from...

Next time I decide to add or remove folders from 7 I'll do it from 7 and everything else that pertains to Windows I'll do in that OS.

" Thrash " is right when he says " just because you can...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Tinsby
Hi Miles, Yes they are MBR. I will check out...

Hi Miles,

Yes they are MBR. I will check out the link you provided, thanks a lot. I don't intend to do this as a daily practice, I actually did it without thinking, then went to 7 and chaos...
Forum: General Discussion 3 Weeks Ago
Replies: 11
Views: 487
Posted By Tinsby
Will creating folders in Win 7, using Linux, cause CHKDSK to run?

My dual boot system has Win 7 and Linux Mint, plus I have a storage drive that both OS's can access. The other day I made some folders on the storage drive while I was in Linux. Then I went to Win 7...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 06 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By Tinsby
Praveen, Thank you but the problem is...

Praveen,

Thank you but the problem is solved, best wishes fro 2016.

J T
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By Tinsby
Baddog22556...

Baddog22556 (http://www.sevenforums.com/member.php?u=477341),

I was able to sort it out and now I have no more exclamation marks or beeping. I chose to "update the driver" and this this time I let...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By Tinsby
I did use the Remove and Reinstall tool from...

I did use the Remove and Reinstall tool from Norton, but the Restore Point was made when I was having trouble with Norton.

If I revert to that one, it may fix the memory card dilemma but it will...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Jan 2016
Replies: 7
Views: 534
Posted By Tinsby
Windows cannot start this hardware device ..damaged registry entry...

Hello,

Maybe there is no connection but I recently had to remove and reinstall Norton Antivirus, part of it was corrupted.

Now when I boot the machine I am getting the warning sound related to...
Forum: System Security 02 Sep 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,755
Posted By Tinsby
Norton has a patch for this problem.

Thanks but that wasn't the answer. The system was being awakened from hibernation by a process called:
"Remediation\AntimalwareMigrationTask" part of the latest offering from Norton for Win 10.
...
Forum: System Security 01 Sep 2015
Replies: 7
Views: 2,755
Posted By Tinsby
Norton causes my computer to come out of Hibernation or sleep

My machine comes out of Hibernation or sleep because of a program routine called by Norton's latest botched update.
Event viewer says :WakeSourceText Task Scheduler will execute...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 587
Posted By Tinsby
Arc, Thanks but oddly the antivirus only shows...

Arc,
Thanks but oddly the antivirus only shows in services not start up. I realize you are trying to troubleshoot the cause, disabling all of them, might be OK for the short term and re-enabling...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 05 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 587
Posted By Tinsby
Seems a given, but if I disable all the programs...

Seems a given, but if I disable all the programs listed in "services" they will never start unless I do it manually?

Also ran the Intel program for the SSD it was up to date so nothing happened...
Forum: BSOD Help and Support 03 Mar 2015
Replies: 5
Views: 587
Posted By Tinsby
BSOD on wake-up from Hibernate or random times using computer

Just started getting BSOD's on wake-up from hibernation or just browsing the web. I haven't added anything new in the way of programs that I can relate it to.

Blue Screen viewer points me to...
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By Tinsby
The solution was : START | CONTROL PANEL |...

The solution was :

START | CONTROL PANEL | DEFAULT PROGRAMS | SET PROGRAM ACCESS ETC. | CUSTOM ...... choose WMP from the listings.
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By Tinsby
Sorry but no joy

Following your instructions I get no " Open with" option no matter what I do. That does work for a file but not a CD/ DVD or so it seems.

Regards,

J T
Forum: Software 29 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By Tinsby
Thanks but no luck there

The page(s) aren't appicable to the problem there is no way to choose WMP from the list.

But thanks anyway!

J T
Forum: Software 28 Dec 2014
Replies: 5
Views: 733
Posted By Tinsby
File Assocations tab missing in WMP 12 choices

I wanted to change the file association in WMP 12 so it would play a DVD when one is inserted. Going to Default Programs, in the start menu doesn't help me, WMP isn't in the list of default programs,...
Forum: General Discussion 25 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
Got it sorted but only after a re-install

gregrocker,

I was able to shrink the C partition using Partition Wizard with no trouble, nice program!

But, I was unable to shrink, move, extend, expand, stretch or do anything with my Linux...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
gregrocker, I was able to shrink the C drive...

gregrocker,

I was able to shrink the C drive down to 100GB, with the great PW, which will be more than enough over provisioning for it. I only intend to add 1 other program to it and I am done.
...
Forum: General Discussion 24 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
Hi! The SSD is connected to the 1st of 6 SATA...

Hi!
The SSD is connected to the 1st of 6 SATA ports not the 2 that are marked "speeding"
Drivers installed afaik yes
Intel rapid Storage Technology not so sure about that one :/
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
OK

DM won't let me shrink the C any smaller than it is, it must be using the files it surely isn't full. The OS and all my programs only use 41GB.

So I will use PW to do the work and maybe Gparted...
Forum: General Discussion 23 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
Here you go...

Here's the screenshot you asked for. As you can see my storage drive is a separate HDD not a partition on the SSD. You can also see that I was never able sort out making the SSD Drive 0 and not Drive...
Forum: General Discussion 22 Nov 2014
Replies: 16
Views: 1,274
Posted By Tinsby
Shrinking my 7 partition, where do I want the unallocated space to be?

My 7 install to my SSD didn't go exactly as I'd like. The OS is on a huge partition I want to shrink it using Partition Wizard.

I see from reading about it, you can either have the unallocated,...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,429
Posted By Tinsby
TVeblen, Forgot to ask this before.. why...

TVeblen,

Forgot to ask this before.. why should I have formatted it to? Another primary? I can easily blow it out and reformat it I have all the backups.

Tnx!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Nov 2014
Replies: 18
Views: 1,429
Posted By Tinsby
Sorry but no joy

Hi TVeblen,

I used your method above word by word on my system today, unfortunately it didn't work. I'm glad it did for you but for some reason no luck on this end. But thank you for all the time...
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